• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Partial Sun
    Partial sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: High
    Needs wet or constantly moist soil.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Average Landscape Size
    Weeping habit, up to 6 ft. tall, 5 ft. wide.
    Key Feature:
    Key Feature
    Showy Flowers
    Blooms:
    Flowering Time
    Early spring through summer
    Landscape Uses:
    Landscape Uses
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:STY-raks ja-PON-i-kus
    Plant type:Tree
    Deciduous/evergreen:Deciduous
    Growth habit:Weeping
    Growth rate:Fast
    Average landscape size:Weeping habit, up to 6 ft. tall, 5 ft. wide.
    Special features:Fall Color
    Foliage color:Dark Green
    Blooms:Early spring through summer
    Flower color:White
    Flower attributesFragrant, Showy Flowers
    Garden styleContemporary, Cottage
    Companion PlantsSmall shrubs that need some protection work well under this tree, such as Lanarth White Hydrangea (Hydrangea macrophylla 'Lanarth White') or, for more color, the deep pink of Buttons 'N BowsTM Hydrangea (Hydrangea macrophylla 'Monrey'). Lenten Rose (Helleborus x hybridus Royal HertiageTM Strain) would also enjoy the protection of the canopy.
  • Care
    Care Information
    Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Partial Sun
    Partial sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: High
    Needs wet or constantly moist soil.